The Chapin Residential Salt / Ice Melt SureSpread Broadcast Spreader 80 lb.(8201A) is best known for snow and ice removal industries. It is utilized for pretreat and de-ice solutions, granular ice-melt and salt applications as well. The spreader features a 360 degree baffle system for an accurate control of the spread pattern. Its withstanding powder coated, stainless steel frame completely supports the hopper at its base. Other than that, the spreader is equipped with an application chart to dial in the appropriate application setting, bail gate control, edge control to manipulate product handling, enclosed acetal gears that secures the components from elements and allowing you to keep your spreader in top-notch action, and a grate or screen that equally distributes salt or ice melt materials for an utmost coverage and effectiveness. The 12 inch pneumatic tires offer great strength over unbalanced terrain. Comes with baffles, grate and cover.
Model number has changed from 80088A to 8201A, product is still the same.
How do I adjust the flow rate on the Chapin All Season SureSpread Salt Spreader for different products?
The setting on the Chapin All Season SureSpread Salt Spreader will depend on each individual product you are using. Most products that are applied with a spreader have a table with different spreaders direclty on the bag. If you do not see your specific spreader listed, we recommend you contact the manufacturer of the product or Chapin directly. You may reach Chapin at 1-800-950-4458
Can i use rock salt in the Chapin All Season SureSpread Salt Spreader?
We contacted the manufacturer Chapin directly for confirmation on your question. Chapin states there should not be an issue using rock salt in the Chapin All Season SureSpread Salt Spreader, you might need to just open the gate a little more since it is coarser and heavier. You may contact Chapin directly at 1-800-950-4458 for more details.